The Fourth of July is celebrated with a variety of special events throughout Farmington! Special events and performances held June 28th to July 4th, 2018. Events include a gem and mineral show, fireworks on July 3rd, Party in the Park and an electric light night parade on July 4th. Call 505-326-7602 or 800-448-1240 for vendor information and schedule details.
2018 Freedom Days Schedule of Events
Thursday, June 28
8pm Outdoor Summer Theater
“Mary Poppins, the Broadway Musical” at Lions Wilderness Park sponsored by Sandstone Productions
Friday, June 29
10am - 6pm Gem & Mineral Show
McGee Park Indoor Riding Arena, sponsored by the San Juan County Gem and Mineral Society
This event is featured on the Jolt Your Summer Challenge.
11am – 1pm TGIF Music & Lunch with Ben Gibson Duo at Orchard Park (intersection of Main Street and Orchard)
8pm Outdoor Summer Theater “Mary Poppins, the Broadway Musical” at Lions Wilderness Park
Saturday, June 30
8am - Dusk Freedom Fours Co-ed Volleyball Tournament at Brookside Park
10am - 6pm Gem & Mineral Show at McGee Park Indoor Riding Arena
8pm Outdoor Summer Theater : “Mary Poppins, the Broadway Musical” at Lions Wilderness Park
Sunday, July 1
10am - 5pm Gem & Mineral Show at McGee Park
5:30 - 7:30pm 44th Army Band in Concert at Orchard Park
Tuesday, July 3
5 - 8pm Hoops and Hotcakes
3v3 Basketball Tournament and Pancake Breakfast at the Boys and Girls Club of Farmington. $125/4 person team, includes 4 pancake breakfast tickets for the morning of July 4th.
9:25pm Fireworks Display from Sullivan Hill and simulcast on KWYK 94.9fm
Wednesday, July 4
7am Hoops and Hotcakes
3v3 Basketball Tournament and Pancake Breakfast at the Boys and Girls Club of Farmington. $125/4 person team, includes 4 pancake breakfast tickets. All you can eat pancake breakfast for $5 from 7-9am. Tournament play begins at 8:30am.
11am - 5:30pm Party in the Park
Brookside Park -Food, entertainment, fun vendors, live music by Company and Breezin’, games & activities for the entire family!
- 12pm - Skateboard Competition (registration begins at 11am) - Individual Runs in Age Categories: 10 & under, 11 – 14, 15 & up.
- 2pm - Water Balloon Dodgeball.
- 3pm - Papa John's Pizza Eating Contest (Tickets sold for a chance to participate from 11am - 2pm).
9pm Farmington Rotary Electric Light Parade
Downtown Farmington along Main Street (near intersection of Main and Orchard)
- Farmington, NM 87402
- Farmington New Mexico
- Admission is free to the events associated with this festival
- Recurring daily